New Patriots Point Restaurant Gets a Name


By Victoria

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- Looking for a new place to chill after a long day? Patriots Point just might have the place.

The Blue Marlin Fish House{} is expected to open in April of 2013. It will be a 350 seat restaurant with a roof top bar. It's being named after an 881 lb record breaking marlin caught during a fishing tournament in 2005.

A representative with the Charleston HarborResort & Marina says the name was chosen to reflect the Lowcountry fishing culture andkeeping with the already strong fishing theme of The Reel Bar.{}{}

"The dcor will keep with the Lowcountry feel of Charleston, with exposed brick, thick woodenbeams on the ceiling and nautical accents," the rep said. "The cuisine will be a balanced mixof land and sea celebrating Charleston'slong history with the ocean and serving local sustainable products, featuringLowcountry favorites with a modern twist."